Winter Outdoor Scavenger Hunt
Throughout the winter, use this form to find the items on your walks outside. Find at least 15 items, then stop at the Youth Desk at the library by February 1 with your completed form for a small prize. One prize per person please.
Ag in a Bag
Check the Youth-to-Go table for a bag with agriculture-themed activities courtesy of the DuPage County Farm Bureau. Geared to grades K-4.
Take & Make Crafts
Running out of craft supplies at home? Stop by the library’s Youth Desk or lobby to pick up a Take & Make craft bag with instructions and supplies. A new craft will be available each Monday. While supplies last.
Explore @ home with one of our STEM-to-Go Kits! Each kit contains an interactive activity to teach science basics to your preschooler in a fun, hands-on way. The kits are geared to ages 3-6, and you can pick one up at the Youth Desk at the library. While supplies last.
Pick up a bag with everything you’ll need to have a storytime at home, including a book you’ll get to keep! The bags are geared to kids ages 6 and younger. One bag per family and while supplies last. A new bag will be available to pick up on the first Monday of the month. While supplies last.
Teen To-Go Bags
Grab a bag specially made for teens with a craft, snack, and other fun surprises inside. For preteens & teens in grades 6-12. While supplies last.
Calling all artists! If you’ve ever wanted to wear your art, now’s your chance. Stop by the library and pick up a blank button template, or print one out at home. Create as many designs on the template as you’d like, bring it back to the library, and we’ll make buttons for you to keep! Please allow one week for your buttons to be made.
Don’t know what to read next, or looking for a new author or series to try? Request a Kids or Teens Book Bundle today! Fill out the form below, and one of our Youth Services Librarians will choose a variety of books selected just for you. We’ll put those books together in a bag (along with bookmarks, stickers, and a few other goodies!), and then we’ll contact you to let you know that your bundle is ready to be picked up or delivered. You should receive a response within a week of submitting your form.
Want a bundle for yourself? The Adult Services department also offers Book Bundle services!